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Next 48 hours in Cairns

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Saturday, December 15
3am

Chance shower or storm 27°C 75% 80% icon
ENE 6km/h 25°C 89%
6am

Chance shower 26°C 58% 79% icon
E 9km/h 25°C 89%
9am

Chance shower or storm 29°C 84% 80% icon
ENE 14km/h 26°C 80%
12pm

Chance shower or storm 31°C 72% 69% icon
ENE 17km/h 27°C 79%
3pm

Chance shower or storm 31°C 65% 63% icon
ENE 19km/h 28°C 83%
6pm

Chance shower or storm 29°C 56% 55% icon
ENE 20km/h 27°C 86%
9pm

Chance shower or storm 29°C 74% 71% icon
ENE 21km/h 26°C 86%
Sunday, December 16
12am

Chance shower or storm 27°C 85% 82% icon
NE 20km/h 25°C 87%
3am

Heavy shower 26°C 77% 83% icon
NE 15km/h 24°C 89%
6am

Slight chance shower 26°C 47% 73% icon
NNE 16km/h 24°C 88%
9am

Slight chance storm 31°C 46% 68% icon
W 18km/h 26°C 74%
12pm

Mostly cloudy 33°C 35% 58% icon
SW 21km/h 27°C 67%
3pm

Slight chance storm 34°C 43% 56% icon
SW 18km/h 28°C 68%
6pm

Mostly clear 32°C 26% 43% icon
SW 13km/h 27°C 73%
9pm

Slight chance shower 30°C 44% 66% icon
SW 8km/h 25°C 75%
Monday, December 17
12am

Mostly cloudy 28°C 31% 51% icon
SW 10km/h 23°C 76%
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Cyclone Owen now unlikely to reach category four as it closes in on Queensland's coast

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Severe Tropical Cyclone Owen and its wind gusts of nearly 200kph are continuing to move slowly east towards Queensland's coast.

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21:22 EDT

Owen is the first tropical cyclone for the Australian summer and he is starting the season with a bang.

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20:51 EDT

Melburnians are being warned to stay indoors and avoid floodwaters, after an afternoon storm dumped a deluge of rain on the city, causing flash flooding in the CBD and eastern suburbs.

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